June 2019 Events

Saturday, June 1, 10:30 am: Interiors Committee Meeting. ​​We will discuss options for computer carrels. Please bring your ideas and images of examples.

Tuesdays, June 4, 11, 18 & 25, 6:00 - 7:00 pm: Gentle Yoga Flow with Kyla. Ongoing class for registered participants only.

Thursdays, June 6, 13, 20 & 27, 6–8 pm: Tech Assist.  We will be available to assist with basic computer & software questions and trouble shoot issues.

Saturday, June 8, 11:00 am - Noon: Chewonki's Tide Pools. Join us for this traveling natural history program! This interactive display will feature three tide pools of Maine's coast. Participants are encouraged to touch the specimens!

Saturday, June 8, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm: Summer Reading Program Registration. Come sign up your child for our Summer Reading Program!

Tuesday, June 11, 8:00 am - 8:00 pm: Polls Baked Goods fundraiser. Donated baked goods will be for sale at the polls. To donate or volunteer, please contact mwilson@tidewater.net

Tuesday, June 18, 3–4 pm: Fiber Arts.  Do you have a fiber arts project you are working on? Come and stitch with us on the third Tuesday of every month.

Wednesday, June 19, 7:00-8:00 pm: Library Board Meeting. All are welcome!

Thursday, June 20, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Recycled: from the waste bin to the wall Art Show reception. Come view the art submissions and meet the artists.

Saturdays, 10:30 am: Storytime​ for children of any age!

Library Services


Tue:   12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Wed:   3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Thur: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

       &  6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Sat:   10:00 am - 1:00 pm

 ~Register now for our free Stop Motion Animation Workshop

July 15-19 with Deb Vendetti for ages 8 and up! Space is limited. ~

Volunteer Staff

The Appleton Library relies on regular volunteer staff to ensure we are open twenty-one hours a week, including two evenings.  Without the support of our committed volunteers, this vital community resource could not continue. 

Please consider volunteering for a shift or portion of a shift.  Ask our staff or give us a call at 207-785-5656.

Gifts to the Library

The Appleton Library is primarily financed by contributions, grants, and special events, with some funding from the Town of Appleton. Please consider donating to Appleton Library, a 501(c)3 entity, All donations are tax deductible.

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Our Mission
The Mildred Stevens Williams Memorial Library provides free library services for all members of our community, offering print and non-print materials, computer access, literary programs for children and adults, and facilities for educational, charitable, cultural and artistic endeavors thereby encouraging a love of reading and learning for all.

News & Events

  • Free access to Ancestry.com
  • Collection of 10,000+ items
  • Maine Collection
  • Camden Conference Collections
  • InterLibrary Loan (ILL)
  • Growing collection of periodicals
  • Children’s story hour
  • Summer reading program
  • DVDs, CDS and VHS tapes
  • Audiobooks
  • eBook & Audio Download
  • Activity Packs
  • American Girl doll and accessories
  • Telescope
  • Kindle
  • Public Computers, printer and copier
  • Seed catalogue
  • Appliance Electricity Monitors
  • Community Meeting Room for events
  • Community & Children’s Gardens
  • Community Jigsaw puzzle

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Mildred Stevens Williams

Memorial Library

2916 Sennebec Road 

Appleton, ME  04862     


Special Announcements

Book Sales
Peruse our ongoing Book Sale tables.  Our selection is ever changing.  Prices for the new and gently used books are: $2-hard cover, $1-paperback, and 50¢ for small books. This remains our most frequent and consistent fundraising event.
Please consider donating new books or gently used books to our collection and Book Sales table.  Drop off your donation at our Circulation Desk.  We will provide a donation receipt upon request.

2916 Sennebec Road, Appleton, Maine  04862       207-785-5656

The Appleton Library proudly offers a large variety of books, movies, audiobooks, and reference materials for Adults, Juniors, and Young Children.  

*New* - request Interlibrary Loan online!

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